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Robertson Davies Dinner

September 27, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

To celebrate the gift of storytelling in honour of Robertson Davies, beloved Canadian man of letters, we present writers whose work is of lasting impact. In 2019, we honour Emma Donoghue, internationally lauded author of unique works such as Slammerkin, Room, The Wonder, and her newest novel, Akin. After dinner, Emma delivers brief keynote comments and chats with Merilyn Simonds about the writing life, the importance of geography in fiction, and the challenges of telling stories on page, stage, and screen. Cash bar.

Menu – All items are gluten-free. Vegan and vegetarian options available. Please email info@kingstonwritersfest.ca with your request.

Starter
Patchwork beet salad
Baby arugula, preserved onion, chevre, Biedmond honey dijon dressing, toasted sunflower seeds

Main
Herb crusted chicken
Parsnip puree, maple roasted root vegetables, natural jus

Dessert
7 layer chocolate cake
Chocolate sauce, chocolate tuile

Delta Hotel, Grandview
6:00 – 8:00 pm
Doors open at 6:00 pm; dinner served at 6:30 pm
General Admission $45 / $40 Senior
Advance ticket sales only. Tickets will not be available at the door.

 

Details

Date:
September 27, 2019
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Venue

Grandview, Delta Hotel
1 Johnson St
Kingston, Ontario K7L5H7 Canada
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Website:
http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/ygkdk-delta-hotels-kingston-waterfront/